Psychiatric Advanced Practice Nurse w/ Sign On Bonus and Student Loan Reimbursement
Direct Care and Treatment, MN Department of Human Services
August 3, 2018
Fergus Falls , Minnesota
130k - 140k
Full Time - Experienced
Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Exciting Psychiatric Advanced Practice Nursing Opportunities!
Fergus Falls, MN
Applicants may be eligible for a hiring bonus up to $2,500, plus an additional $30,000 in student loan reimbursement!
About the Organization:
Community Behavioral Health Hospital (CBHH) is a small, state-of-the-art, inpatient psychiatric treatment facility that provides a safe environment for adults in acute psychiatric states. With 16 beds, the hospital offers an array of services in a community based setting. Our mental health treatment and programming utilizes a person-centered framework. We routinely involve the patient, their family and multiple community resources in treatment planning and implementation. The interdisciplinary treatment team includes a psychiatrist, nurses, advanced practice registered nurses, psychologist, social workers, and rehabilitation therapists. In our small hospitals, the average length of stay is around 30 days, and admissions average about 1 per day.
About the Opportunity:
The highly motivated and talented Psychiatric Advanced Practice Nurses at Fergus Falls Community Behavioral Health Hospital, provide outstanding professional nursing care to ensure the medical, physical, and psycho-social needs of each patient are met, as well as promote their overall wellbeing. Nurses also facilitate the admission of new patients to the unit and are essential members of our interdisciplinary treatment teams, actively participating in the Integrated Therapeutic Treatment planning process. Psychiatric Advanced Practice Nursing opportunities include full-time, part-time, and intermittent positions to work either the rotating day-evening shift or overnight shift. Be part of a team that works continually to improve and excel in the mental health care field!
The Fergus Falls area has wonderful museums, historical buildings, a performing arts center, shopping – from national chain stores to boutiques and antiques, world class horse arena and fabulous biking, walking, snowmobiling trail, fishing, boating and skiing. There are also over 1000 lakes in the area and the city is located only 2 ½ hours northwest of Minneapolis/St. Paul and an hour southeast of Fargo/Moorhead.
The State of Minnesota offers excellent employee benefits, such as a hiring incentives, student loan reimbursement program and relocation reimbursement. We believe and practice work- life balance! Other benefits would include:
Health and dental insurance
11 paid holidays per year
Health care saving plan
Affordable dependent care
Pension and retirement saving plan
Master’s degree from an accredited School of Nursing with ANCC certification as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner or Clinical Nurse Specialist.
Licensed or license eligible as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner in MN.
Authorization from the MN Board of Nursing to prescribe drugs and therapeutic devices.
Make a difference in someone’s life. Become a member of the Community Behavioral Health Hospital team!
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 4477
About Direct Care and Treatment, MN Department of Human Services
Direct Care and Treatment a division within the Department of Human Services (DHS) operates an array of residential and treatment programs serving people with mental illness, developmental disabilities and chemical dependency. Currently, about 3,500 employees provide these services at nearly 200 sites statewide (PDF). Admission to these programs is by referral. Referrals generally come from county social services, the courts or other health care providers. About 11,000 people receive direct care services from the department each year..